Senior Software Engineering Specialist – Telecommute (887285)

UnitedHealth Group

Full Time
Texas City TX
Posted 3 months ago

Position Description

Combine two of the fastest-growing fields on the planet with a culture of performance, collaboration and opportunity and this is what you get. Leading edge technology in an industry that’s improving the lives of millions. Here, innovation isn’t about another gadget, it’s about making health care data available wherever and whenever people need it, safely and reliably. There’s no room for error. Join us and start doing your life’s best work. (sm)


As a Senior Software Engineering Specialist, you would work as a part of a dynamic team of developers working on some dynamic tools to support our field clinicians. Software engineering is the application of engineering to the design, development, implementation, testing and maintenance of software in a systematic method. The roles in this function will cover all primary development activity across all technology functions that ensure we deliver code with high quality for our applications, products and services and to understand customer needs and to develop product roadmaps.


These roles include, but are not limited to analysis, design, coding, engineering, testing, debugging, standards, methods, tools analysis, documentation, research and development, maintenance, new development, operations and delivery. With every role in the company, each position has a requirement for building quality into every output. This also includes evaluating new tools, new techniques, strategies; Automation of common tasks; build of common utilities to drive organizational efficiency with a passion around technology and solutions and influence of thought and leadership on future capabilities and opportunities to apply technology in new and innovative ways.

You’ll enjoy the flexibility to telecommute* from anywhere within the U.S. as you take on some tough challenges.


Primary Responsibilities:

  • Manage development requirements
  • Assist with the automation of regulatory monitoring results and reporting
  • Support the change request process
  • May act as a resource for others.
  • May coordinate others’ activities.

You’ll be rewarded and recognized for your performance in an environment that will challenge you and give you clear direction on what it takes to succeed in your role as well as provide development for other roles you may be interested in.

Required Qualifications:

  • High School Diploma/GED
  • Basic knowledge of JAVA language or equivalent

Preferred Qualifications:

  • Project management experience
  • Technical school graduate or equivalent experience

Careers with UnitedHealthcare. Let’s talk about opportunity. Start with a Fortune 6 organization that’s serving more than 85 million people already and building the industry’s singular reputation for bold ideas and impeccable execution. Now, add your energy, your passion for excellence, your near – obsession with driving change for the better. Get the picture? UnitedHealthcare is serving employers and individuals, states and communities, military families and veterans wherever they’re found across the globe. We bring them the resources of an industry leader and a commitment to improve their lives that’s second to none. This is no small opportunity. It’s where you can do your life’s best work.(sm)

What we do defines who we are. Take a deeper look at how we’re providing support during this global health crisis and search for a way you can get involved. View our Covid-19 Resources Page: click here.

*All Telecommuters will be required to adhere to UnitedHealth Group’s Telecommuter Policy.

Diversity creates a healthier atmosphere: UnitedHealth Group is an Equal Employment Opportunity / Affirmative Action employer and all qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, age, national origin, protected veteran status, disability status, sexual orientation, gender identity or expression, marital status, genetic information, or any other characteristic protected by law.

UnitedHealth Group is a drug – free workplace. Candidates are required to pass a drug test before beginning employment.

Keywords: UnitedHealthcare, UHG, UHC, Software Engineer, JAVA, Developer, Telecommute

Job Details

  • Requisition Number 887285
  • Job Title: Senior Software Engineering Specialist – Telecommute
  • Job Family: Technology
  • Business Segment: UHC Clinical Services

Job Location Information

  • Texas City, TX
    United States
    North America

Additional Job Detail Information

  • Employee Status: Regular
  • Schedule: Full-time
  • Job Level: Individual Contributor
  • Shift: Day Job
  • Travel: No
  • Telecommuter Position: Yes
  • Overtime Status: Non-exempt

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Job Features

Job CategoryDevelopment Services - Planning, Communication, Engineering, Hardware/Software Support, Information Technology

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